Which Honeycomb Shades are Right for You?

Honeycomb Shades with LiteRiseWhat Are Honeycomb Shades?

Honeycomb shades are a popular window treatment choice first introduced by Hunter Douglas a few decades ago. The name comes from the shade’s unique construction, which is similar to a honeycomb. Also called cellular shades, honeycomb shades are constructed from soft fabrics in a variety of pleat sizes. Honeycomb shades stop outside air from entering your home, improving energy efficiency. Honeycomb shades are also excellent for soundproofing, light control, and specialty window shapes. Even better, honeycomb shades offer the largest opacity selection in a window treatment. Choose the opacity level that works for you, including sheer, semi-sheer, semi-opaque, opaque, room-darkening and blackout.
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How to Select Window Fashions for Doors

Window Fashions for DoorsClients often ask us about the best window fashions for doors. There are a few considerations when looking at options for your doors. Style and functionality are of course important. We also look at the possibilities of having the window fashions on your doors either contrast or match your other window coverings.

Function and Style for Window Fashions on Doors

Certainly, style is a top priority. But without the perfect functionality, you’ll find even the most beautiful window treatments go out of date quickly. A door serves a much different purpose than a window, which means it should be looked at differently from a style perspective, too. For example, if your living room has two windows and a sliding glass door, and your adjacent kitchen has a large but short window over the sink and a skylight, you have several distinct window covering needs.Continue Reading

Silhouette Window Shades

Silhouette Window Shades with LiteRise

Silhouette Window Shades with LiteRise

Are you looking for a window treatment with the softness of drapery but with the light and privacy control of blinds? Silhouette window shades are the answer! At Windo Vango, we carry a full line of Silhouette window shades in a wide range of beautiful fabrics, including casual linen, woven and light dimming materials. Featuring the Signature S-Vane™, Silhouette window shades transform filter sunlight and offer remarkable style. Stop by our Gallery showroom serving the Baltimore area to see full size displays of our Silhouette shades. Continue Reading

Select the Best Window Treatment Store in Baltimore

Window Treatments in Baltimore – Buy Local!

At Windo VanGo, serving the Baltimore area, we understand that purchasing new window treatments is a significant investment in your home.  When shopping for window fashions in the Baltimore area, the company you work with is just as important as the window coverings you select. It truly does pay to buy local – the service offered by locally owned stores, and their employees, can’t be beat. Their business depends on their reputation for top-notch service and quality products, so they’ll go above and beyond to make sure your new window treatments exceed your expectations. To protect your investment and ensure your new window treatments will be look and function perfectly, ask these questions of your potential window treatment partners:Continue Reading

Premium Alustra Window Treatments

When it comes to the absolute best window treatments on the market, look to the Alustra Collection from Hunter Douglas. The Hunter Douglas Alustra Collection is only available through the nationwide network of Hunter Douglas Window Fashions Gallery® dealers, including Windo VanGo serving the Baltimore area. Watch this video to see the beauty of Alustra for yourself:

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Your Choices for Stylish Window Shades

Soft and stylish fabric shades are particularly popular. Our customers throughout the Baltimore area often ask us to explain the types of soft window shades available. There are so many different varieties of window shades, it’s often a challenge for customers to select the ones perfect for their windows.

Take a look at the video below to get started selecting the perfect shade for you. Then, give us a call to schedule your free consultation — we’ll help you find the shade that fits your style and your budget!

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Protecting Kids with Child Safe Window Treatments – Serving Baltimore Area

Child Safe Window TreatmetnsThe safety of our customers is a top priority here at Windo VanGo. For years, we’ve helped customers from throughout the Baltimore area select safe and stylish window treatments. We understand that it’s natural for a child’s curiosity to draw them toward windows and window treatments. Keeping safety top-of-mind, we carry the very latest in child-safe window treatments from Hunter Douglas. From cordless manual and motorized operating systems, retractable lift cords, cord tensioners and wand controls, we offer a wide array of innovative lifting system options for enhanced child and pet safety as well as especially easy operation.

Since 1995, the window treatment industry has been focused on reducing the threat of injury to children posed by looped window treatments. Converting to newer window treatments or retrofitting your old ones is critically important to the safety of the young children and even pets in your home. One of our most popular products with a focus on child safety is our Vignette® Modern Roman Shades. Constructed without rear cords, these stylish and versatile window shades offer safe operation and a aesthetically pleasing design.Continue Reading

Style & Functionality of Hunter Douglas Shutters

Shutters have a classic look that never goes out of style. Their simple yet multifaceted functionality gives you complete control over light and privacy with a style that works with any decor. Our customers throughout the Baltimore area love shutters for their versatility, with many colors, sizes, and materials to choose from.

Learn more about our shutters collection in this video from Hunter Douglas:

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New and Improved Honeycomb Shades

Duette Architella honeycomb shades by Hunter Douglas have long been considered the gold standard of honeycomb shades. Offering superior craftsmanship, versatility, style, and energy efficiency, Architella shades are a top choice for window treatments.

Trielle - New Honeycomb Shades

Buy Honeycomb Shades with No Risk

Backed by a Limited Lifetime Warranty, we guarantee your Hunter Douglas Duette Architella Trielle shades for functional issues outside of normal wear and tear. At Windo Vango serving the Baltimore area, we also offer the Right Choice Promise for additional peace of mind. Enjoy your new shades for 21 days, and after that time if you decide you don’t like them, let us know within three weeks. For a nominal charge (not more than $75 per window covering), we’ll make a one-time replacement of your window shades with a different Hunter Douglas product of equal or lesser value.Continue Reading

Vertical Blinds for Large Windows and Sliding or French Doors

Vertical blinds are as versatile as they are stylish. Best suited for openings that are wider than they are tall and slide from side to side, vertical blinds are perfect for large windows and sliding glass doors. Watch this video for more information and application ideas for Hunter Douglas vertical blinds.


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